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Magnificent Villa in Monferrato Wine Region of Piedmont

Bedrooms 5
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 4 - 7 nights

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Minimum Stay
4 - 7 nights

About the property

Villa near Vignale Monferrato, Piedmont, Italy - Tranquil Location with stunning views

Villa Gotta is an absolute treasure – tucked between the beautiful hilltop villages of Vignale Monferrato and Fubine in the heart of the Monferrato wine region of Piedmont. This 250 year old villa has recently been restored to luxurious standards – retaining traditional Piedmontese features blended with a modern touch for the most discerning of visitors. The villa is set over three floors with separate entrances with grand marble staircases at each wing, comprises five double bedrooms, five luxury bathrooms (four en-suite) and a spectacular 14 x 8.5 m swimming pool overlooking the villa’s private five acre forest. The specification throughout is of the highest standards including granite worktops in the kitchen, all modern appliances, tiled flooring throughout and underfloor heating. Totally secluded, the villa sits at the top of a hill with spectacular views of Vignale, San Lorenzo and Cuccaro and is truly one of the most stunning restorations in southern Piedmont.

John Lappin
Member since: 2009
Speaks English, Italian
Calendar last updated:
14 February, 2017

About John Lappin

We live in London and absolutely love coming to Italy for the wonderful food and wine, the friendly people of Piedmont and the wonderful scenery of the Monferrato region.

John Lappin purchased this villa in 2005

Why John Lappin chose Alessandria

A cascina on the top of a hill with magnificent views of stunning countryside. We had such a wonderful time restoring the property to its former state and believe it to be one of the best restorations in southern Piedmont.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Comments written in guest book:

'We are a family of 5 from Helsinki in Finland who spent 2 wonderful weeks in Villa Gotta. The villa is an absolute masterpiece, restored in the best possible taste. We have been to Tuscany and stayed in many villas but this has to be the best by far. The pool is beyond words - the beautiful beige liner makes the water a lovely green colour and we spent many days swimming and exploring beautiful Piedmont, with its wonderful food and wines.We will definitely be back.'

'Thank you John and Carol for a fantastic week in your villa. It is truly wonderful and we really wished we had another week here! The photographs do not do it justice so I suggest you upgrade your website!'

'We were a large party of 7 adults and 4 children and had ample room in your magnificent villa. The restoration is definitely the best I have seen and it is so peaceful you can't hear a sound. Truly wonderful!'
Aug 2009
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Prices & Availability

Rental rates

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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
6 May 2017 - 3 Jun 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
4 Jun 2017 - 2 Sep 2017
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights
Truffle season
3 Sep 2017 - 28 Oct 2017
4 night minimum stay
for 4 nights
My Standard Rate
7 night minimum stay
for 7 nights

Additional pricing information

Refundable Damage Deposit £256
Cleaning fee £214

Booking Notes:
Please contact for booking.

Changeover Day:
Saturday. Check out by 10am and arrivals after 4pm.

Notes on prices:
Prices are per week in euros. 30% deposit required on booking. Balance 2 months prior to arrival date. Cleaning/laundry charge of 25 euros per person per week.
Discount may be available for smaller groups.

Rates for other dates available on request.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Fubine in Piedmont

Property Type:
  • villa
  • Self-catering
  • Housekeeper Included
Location Type:
  • rural
  • village
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Fireplace
  • Fitness Room / Equipment ...
  • Garage
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine
  • Wood Stove
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Pantry Items
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 10 people
  • 5 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 5 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 4 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
  • Master with en-suite with open shower, sunken bath, double wash basins, bidet and WC. Three other en-suites with modern shower rooms, basins, bidet and WCs. Open plan shower room, basin, bidet and WC on ground floor.
  • 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 10
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Extra Lg. Double Bed , 1 Cot
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 5 - 2 Single Bed
    Bedroom 4 - 2 Single Bed
  • Description of sleeping capacity: Sleeps 10 (5 Bedrooms) Notes on bedrooms: The master bedroom is set in the old hay loft, has spectacular double height windows and a super king size bed. Bedrooms have king size beds. Four bedrooms have private luxury bathroom facilities, all with shower or bath, modern basins, bidet and WC.
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player
  • Game Room
  • Games
  • Music Library ...
  • Pool Table ...
  • Stereo
  • Television
  • Video Library ...
  • Balcony ...
  • Bicycles ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden
  • Barbecue
  • Ski & Snowboard ...
  • Tennis ...
  • 2 bicycles
  • children welcome
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
Pool / Spa:
  • Private Pool ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • ruins
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • horse riding
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • fly fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • hunting
  • mountain biking
  • ski
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes on accommodation: The villa is set in its own private five acre forest, totally secluded. There are large, landscaped gardens laid mostly to lawn. The large courtyard and garage can accommodate up to 5/6 cars. Underfloor heating is laid to the ground floor and Master bedroom/en-suite. All other rooms are heated by radiator. The villa is suitable for large parties and there are ample facilities for children. Outside: The extensive grounds are landscaped with a large patio and modern outside dining table and chairs for 'alfresco' dining. There is a large private 15m x 8.5 m swimming pool with a beige liner to reflect beautifully the light blue colour of the sky. Hot - solar heated - and cold poolside shower is provided. A barbecue is provided and there are sufficient sunloungers, cushions for the largest of parties. Utility Room: Automatic washing machine, iron, ironing board, washroom sink. Laundry airer. 2 vacuum cleaners. Additional double fridge/freezer. Cleaning / Towels / Linen / Maid service: Bedlinen, towels and pool towels provided. Weekly cleaning and changeovers etc. Other: Magnificent dining room with hand made oak table and chairs for 10 guests, leading to open plan kitchen and directly to patio and swimming pool. Underfloor heating through ground floor. Granite staircases on both sides of villa leading to upper floors.

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